Kiké Hernández spoke to Alanna Rizzo after Friday night’s game, where he hit a game-winning home run.
A lot of firsts on that @kikehndez HR to win it.— SportsNet LA (@SportsNetLA) April 20, 2019
Here's his post-game interview with @alannarizzo. pic.twitter.com/Rq5qQ8bDxF
According to reports by Bill Plunkett, Kiké has hit a home run on a 0-2 count. When he was seven years old.
Dodgers Julio Urías and Kenta Maeda may not speak the same language, but baseball brings them together.
Baseball, a universal language. pic.twitter.com/Aw3HFLx8RM— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) April 20, 2019
A heart warming moment.
OKC Dodgers closer Stetson Allie was just surprised by his older brother Logan with a first pitch. Logan is in the Army. He just got back from Afghanistan after a 7-month tour. First time they’ve seen each other. pic.twitter.com/h0Ycc3DXhZ— Jacob Unruh (@jacobunruh) April 19, 2019
Around the league...
Mets right-handed pitcher Jacob DeGrom is headed to the 10-day injured list. Here is the statement the Mets organization released:
An update on Jacob deGrom. pic.twitter.com/gHpHAz7zOb— New York Mets (@Mets) April 19, 2019
White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson and manager Rick Renteria received one-game suspensions on Friday. Players weighed in on their opinions regarding bat flips.
A history-making matchup:
In the 7th inning, @TGO7E faced Adam Ottavino, the first No. 0 vs No. 0 battle in @MLB history. pic.twitter.com/hfWlt07zpG— MLB Stats (@MLBStats) April 20, 2019
Gio Gonzalez fires agent Scott Boras and hires CAA to represent him. Gonzalez is likely to opt out of his contract with the Yankees.
Mike Trout hit another dinger.
Friday night, the feeling's right:— Cut4 (@Cut4) April 20, 2019
TROUT HORN pic.twitter.com/bk4VpPC0t8
And so did Christian Yelich. And Fernando Tatis Jr.
Fernando Tatis Jr is slugging .705 (31 total bases in 44 ABs) against starting pitchers this season -- 18th best among 157 in MLB; League Avg: .454.— Inside Edge (@InsideEdgeScout) April 20, 2019
Here’s a home run compilation to start your day off on a good note.
H— MLB (@MLB) April 20, 2019